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Olympic tennis: Tricky draw for Paes-Sania


August 1st, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Sania Mirza Tuesday were drawn against Serbian team of Nenad Zimonjic and Ana Ivanovic in the first round of the mixed doubles ... Read more...

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Yuki overcomes Myneni, plays Vishnu in the final


October 14th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Second seed Yuki Bhambri survived a fright from qualifier Saketh Myneni to set up a men's singles final showdown with top seed Vishnu Vardhan, ... Read more...

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Tennis nationals: Vishnu, Prerna lead men’s and women’s field


October 9th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Vishnu Vardhan and Yuki Bhambri have got top billing in the men's singles while Prerna Bhambri will spearhead the challenge in the women's ... Read more...

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Prerna to meet Shlomo in ITF women’s final


June 24th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Prerna Bhambri entered her maiden ITF women's final after Belgian Desiree Bastianon retired hurt trailing 6-4, 3-6, 0-1 in the $10,000 tournament at the DLTA ... Read more...

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Rushmi shocked, Ratnika rallies to beat Ashvarya in ITF tourney


June 21st, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) India's Ratnika Batra rallied to take out fourth-seeded compatriot Ashvarya Shrivastava 5-7, 6-0, 6-3 in the opening round of the $10,000 ITF women's tournament at ... Read more...

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Ratnika upsets fifth seed Scimone in ITF tournament


June 14th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) India's Ratnika Batra overcame a second-set slump to upstage fifth-seeded Italian Stephani Scimone 7-5, 0-6, 6-3 in the first round of the $10,000 ITF women's ... Read more...

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Asian games tennis: Indian men advance, women lose in doubles


November 17th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 17 (IANS) Indian men advanced while the women faltered in the first round of tennis doubles at the Asian Games here Wednesday.Karan Rastogi and Vishnu Vardhan swept aside Hong ... Read more...

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Somdev, Sania to lead India’s challenge in Asian Games tennis


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Commonwealth Games medallists Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza will lead India's challenge in the men's and women's singles event in the Nov 12-27 Asian Games. ... Read more...

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CWG tennis: Sania-Chakravarthi win bronze


October 10th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Rushmi Chakravarthi won the bronze in the tennis women's doubles at the Commonwealth Games, beating compatriots Nirupama Sanjeev and Poojashree Venkatesha 6-4, 6-2 ... Read more...

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Players swing rackets - to swat insects (Games Sidelights)


October 10th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The R.K. Khanna tennis stadium has a new kind of visitor that has been turning up in hordes - insects. So much so that players have had ... Read more...

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CWG tennis: Paes-Sania crash out, Somdev advances (Roundup)


October 8th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Second seeds Leander Paes and Sania Mirza crashed out of the mixed doubles quarterfinals in the biggest upset of the Commonwealth Games tennis competition ... Read more...

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India’s gold hunt gathers pace, swells to 11 (Intro Roundup)


October 7th, 2010 - 2:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Sterling performance by shooters, wrestlers and weightlifters at the Commonwealth Games took India's gold medal tally to 11 Wednesday as badminton, tennis, table tennis and archery ... Read more...

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11 and counting, India’s gold hunt picks up pace (Roundup)


October 7th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Weightlifters joined India's gold medal bandwagon as the home country's tally swelled to 11 at the end of day three of competition at the Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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At 11 gold, India’s Commonwealth Games tally continues to swell (Night Lead)


October 6th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Shooters, wrestlers and weightlifters kept India in second place in the medal standings, picking up six more gold to swell their tally to 11 at the ... Read more...

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CWG Tennis: Bopanna, Rushmi cruise to second round (Lead)


October 4th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Rushmi Chakravarthi warmed up for the sterner tests ahead with uncomplicated victories in their opening rounds at the Commonwealth Games tennis event ... Read more...

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Somdev top seed, Sania second in CWG tennis singles


October 1st, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) The tennis seedings and the draw for the Commonwealth Games make India look good to win quite a few medals. Somdev Devvarman is the top seed ... Read more...

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Tennis mom Nirupama in Indian team for CWG (Lead)


August 19th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Nirupama Sanjeev, a 33-year-old mother of a four-year-old is a part of the Indian tennis team in the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. Nirupama, who became the ... Read more...

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Nirupama Sanjeev included in CWG tennis team


August 19th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Former India No.1 Nirupama Sanjeev Thursday made the cut for the women's tennis team for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. Nirupama, who became ... Read more...

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Fed Cup: India promoted to Asia-Oceania Group I


February 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India returned to Group I with a 3-0 defeat of Kyrgyzstan in the Asia-Oceania promotional play-offs at National Tennis Centre in Kuala Lumpur Saturday. Rushmi Chakravarthi and Sania ... Read more...

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Fed Cup: India outplay Singapore, play Malaysia Friday


February 4th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India comprehensively beat Singapore 3-0 in the Group II Asia-Oceania tie of the Fed Cup at the National Tennis Centre in Kuala Lumpur Thursday. The Indians won all ... Read more...

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India play Singapore first in Fed Cup


February 2nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) India have been drawn in pool A of Asia-Oceania Group II along with Malaysia and Singapore in the Fed Cup tennis, beginning Wednesday at the National Tennis ... Read more...

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Rushmi, Ranjeet highest ranked at National Grass Court tennis


December 18th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 18 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's Ranjeet Virali Murugesan and Rushmi Chakravarthi are the highest ranked players to have sent in their entries in the men's and women's sections of the Rs.4.5 ... Read more...

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Impressive Nirupama advances in Pune ITF


November 17th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 17 (IANS) Wild card Nirupama Sanjeev made a dream comeback to professional tennis after nearly six years by scoring an impressive 7-6 (5), 6-3 win over Serbian qualifier Tamara Curovic ... Read more...

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Day of upsets in Pune tennis Futures


October 14th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 14 (IANS) Junior players Ankita Raina of Pune, Aishwarya Agarwal and Prerna Bhambri of Delhi upset seeded players to move into the women's singles quarterfinals of the $10000 MSLTA-AITA Women's ... Read more...

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Rushmi, Maloo lone Indian survivors in ITF tournament


May 27th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Rushmi Chakravarthi and Parija Maloo were the only Indians to advance to the quarter-finals of the $10,000 women's International Tennis Federation (ITF) tournament here at the DLTA ... Read more...

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Shikha shocks seventh seed Hwang in $50,000 ITF opener


December 22nd, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Wildcard Shikha Uberoi got the measure of seventh seed I-Hsuan Hwang of Chinese Taipei in her opening match of the $50,000 women's ITF at the Delhi Lawn ... Read more...

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Isha in Lagos ITF semis


October 24th, 2008 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lagos, Oct 24 (IANS) India's Isha Lakhani had little difficulty overcoming Belgium's Tamaryn Hendler on her way to the semi-final of the $25,000 ITF event here.Isha, seeded third, beat the seventh-seeded Hendler ... Read more...

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Isha, Rushmi in second round of Lagos ITF


October 21st, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lagos, Oct 21 (IANS) India's Isha Lakhani and Rushmi Chakravarthi sailed into the second round of the women's singles events in the $25,000 ITF tournament here Tuesday.Third seeded Isha dispatched compatriot Prerna ... Read more...

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Rushmi is favourite in second ITF tournament


June 15th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 15 (IANS) All eyes will be on veteran Rushmi Chakravarthi as she goes into the second $10,000 International Tennis Federation (ITF) tournament as favourite at the National Tennis Academy ... Read more...

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Top seed Isha plays Ankita Bhambri in the semi-finals


June 12th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 12 (IANS) Top seed Isha Lakhani continued her good run in the $10,000 ITF tennis tournament thrashing sixth seed Appineni Prerana-Mythhri in straight sets to enter the semi-finals at the ... Read more...

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Sunitha enters quarterfinal of ITF Challenger


March 19th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by admin
Greater Noida, March 19 (IANS) US-based Indian Sunitha Rao cruised into the quarterfinals, while compatriot Sanaa Bhambri had to bite the dust in the second round of ITF Women's Challenger tennis tournament ... Read more...

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Sanaa-Rushmi, Uberoi sisters in Challenger tennis quarterfinals


March 17th, 2008 - 11:46 pm ICT by admin
Greater Noida, March 17 (IANS) India's Sanaa Bhambri and Rushmi Chakravarthi pair stormed their way into the quarterfinals while sisters Neha and Shikha Uberoi had to dig deep to enter the last ... Read more...

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Rushmi bows out of ITF Women’s tennis


March 10th, 2008 - 10:42 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) India's Rushmi Chakravarthi bowed out in the first round of ITF Women's tennis losing in straight set 6-0, 6-3 to Estonia's Margit Ruutel here Monday. The Indians ... Read more...

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